Posts Tagged hurricane preparedness

Hurricanes: The 10 U.S. Counties Most At Risk (as seen in USA Today)

To better inform Direct Relief’s extensive Hurricane Preparedness Program, the Research and Analytics team conducted research on areas most vulnerable to hurricanes, […]

Calm before the Storms: Direct Relief Employs Data Analytics and Visualization Technologies to Expand Global Hurricane Preparedness

Massive medical pre-positioning effort spans nine U.S. states, nine countries at risk of storms Advanced data analysis and visualization tools drive the […]

Preparation Underway for 2014 Hurricane Season

Hurricane Prep Modules

At Direct Relief, hurricane season runs year-round. The team has already started making donation requests to build new preparedness packs and modules […]

Pre-positioned Medicines Give Haitian Girl A Chance at Life

Seven-year-old Lucienne, an orphan in Haiti, is receiving treatment this week for osteomyelitis, a potentially life-threatening bacterial infection of the bone, because of […]

Aid Ready as Tropical Storm Karen Approaches Gulf Coast

As Tropical Storm Karen approaches the U.S. Gulf Coast, Direct Relief’s Emergency Team has reached out to its at-risk health center partners […]

Hurricane Season: Preparing for Worst Case Scenario

Hurricane Prep Modules

Direct Relief Deploys Country’s Largest Hurricane Preparedness Program as Experts Urge Preparedness, Predict “Extremely Active” Season As the nation braces for the […]